A unique holistic retreat holiday for fitness, includes Yoga Flow,  Pilates style exercise integrated with CardioKinetics and Self Spa retreat pampering activities by the edge of the sea in Zakynthos, also known as Zante in the Greek islandsEnergyia Holistic Fitness Activity Holiday Retreats in Greece, with leading fitness professional, author, presenter, and producer, Michele Wilburn, on the glorious island of Zakynthos,(Zante) will take place during the summer in the Greek Islands.

In 'back to nature' locations, surrounded in olive groves and lovely gardens, right by the sea,  Energyia holistic fitness activity holidays in Greece on the Greek Island of Zakynthos provide a perfect chance to retreat for relaxation, rejuvenation, and revitalization. Energyia Holistic fitness activity Holiday retreats  in Greece on the Greek Island of Zakynthos provide outreach activities for health, fitness, yoga, beauty, detox, self spa, thalassatherapy and well-being.

In the true spirit of the ancient Greeks, Energyia holistic fitness activity holidays provide retreat activities with a focus on unified mind, body and spirit. Holistic fitness activity holiday retreat guests in Greece on the Greek Island of Zakynthos  share fitness and workout tips and techniques from my 'Top to Toe' Zante Energyia Pamper Plan, with SELF-SPA PAMPERING holistic holiday retreat workouts, at the edge of the sea. Holistic fitness holiday retreat activities also include daily yoga holiday retreat exercise and meditation, reflection and consultation practises, to define the body and refine the mind.

Energyia holistic fitness holiday retreat activities in Greece on the Greek Island of Zakynthos integrate sessions from my newly filmed Energyia Kinetics™ holistic exercise workout DVDs, including Energyia holiday Yoga Flow™ yoga derived and pilates-style conditioning. Energyia CardioKinetics™ and of course beach holiday workouts - all designed to sculpt, balance and define your body from top to toe! I will be releasing the first few in a series of ten new DVDs over this summer.

You can arrive on holiday in Greece on the Greek Islands of Zakynthos for an Energyia holistic fitness activity holiday retreat any day of the week, and opt in and out of holistic fitness retreat activities to suit your schedule and your holiday mood. 

Energyia holistic fitness holiday retreats in Greece on the Greek Island of Zakynthos provides a unique holistic fitness activity holiday retreat in the Greek Islands - a time of inspiration to pause and reflect, pamper, strengthen and revitalize body and soul - lapping up the mystical moods of the Ionion sea, the charming countryside of Zakynthos, the wonderful spirit of the people, and a wealth of Energyia holistic fitness holiday retreat activities designed to enhance well-being, and revitalize your energy.

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Zakynthos(also known as Zante)

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Energyia Holistic Fitness holidays in Zante Zaktynthos Greek Islands

Last Minute Energyia holistic yoga flow, fitness and self spa holiday retreats in the Greek Islands with Michele Wilburn are taking place from August 26th to October 31st in the Greek Island of Zakynthos, also known as Zante.

Zakynthos, also known as Zate, is one of the loveliest Greek islnds in the Ionion Sea. Rich in art and cultural history, Zakynthos was the home of Dionysis Solomor, author of the greek national Anthem, Ode to Liberty

Zante Energyia Holistic Holiday Retreats™ are taking place this summer with leading fitness professional and presenter Michele Wilburn, on the Greek island of Zakynthos.

Zakynthos is an island of contrast, from chic and modern to charming and traditionalZakynthos is the most southerly and the third largest of the Ionion Islands, near Corfu and located 8.5 nautical miles south of Kephallonia, 9.5 miles to the west of the Pelaponese, and about 300 kilometres to the West of Athens.

The Greek island of Zakynthos, also known as Zakinthos and Zante is an artists paradise. Whether relaxing on retreat holidays for yoga and fitness in Zante on one of the many glorious beaches, enjoying time in the charming Zante countryside, sipping a drink at one of the cafes, Zakynthos is full of charm, colour, aroma, fresh air, with among the most amazing beaches for holidays in the Greek islands

Zakynthos was homeland of the national Greek Poet Dionysis Solomos, author of the Greek National Anthem , 'Ode to Liberty', the Greek National poet Hugo Foscolo and Xenopoulos, among a number of other notable artists, The Greek  island of Zante, Zakynthos maintains a high level of cultural activity today. The local community in Zante Island, of around 35,000 residents is extremely talented and creative. The people of Zakynthos are marvellous hosts to their guests. There's plenty of things to do on holiday in Zakynthos, to add variety and optional excursions to your holistic holiday retreat activities.

Local Zakynthian Songs known as the Kandathas are a joy to listen to - full of harmony and a delight to the soul.

Zakynthos Town remains the central hub of the island of Zakynthos, bustling with tourists, with a fabulous atmosphere by day and night. The port in Zakynthos town is charming and picturesque by day and twinkling by night.

In Zakynthos Town the church of Saint Dionissios, the Patron Saint of the island is situated in the southern end of the main port road of Zakynthos town, called Strada Marina. Built in 1708, it was reconditioned in 1764.

The church contains noticeable paintings, created by Koutouzis and Doxaras. A fabulous museum in Zakynthos, well worth a visit is set back behind the church, containing valuable icons and works of art. The Saint's memory is celebrated on 24 of August, and well worth attending if you are enjoying a retreat holiday in Zakynthos at that time.

The amphitheatre in Zakynthos Town is well worth a visit; during the summer months concerts and performances are staged there. built in the old Greek style, with glorious views over the Port and town. The amphitheatre is built in the old Greek style, ensuring that someone at the back of the theatre can hear and see as well as someone sitting at the front.

BYZANTINE MUSEUM OF ZAKYNTHOS


The museum was open to the public in 1960 is on three levels. In the first two rooms the visitor can admire Byzantine icons carved in the wood whereas in the third and fourth rooms there are original frescos of the XV, XVI and XVII century.

Two more rooms are dedicated to paintings of the XVIII century and oils on canvas of artists like Doxaras, Koutouzis and Kantouni.
The special importance of this museum is due to the opportunity that the tourist has to appreciate the pictures and plastics reproducing the city before the earthquake besides the artistic evolution from the post Byzantine period to the contemporary Greek art.

The museum is open everyday except Monday from 8.30 to 15.00.
For further info it is possible to contact the following telephone number: 26950 42714.

MUSEUM OF SOLOMOS AND KALVOS

Founded in 1959 by a club of admirers of the fine arts of Zakynthos; it is located in the striking St. Marco square and it is very famous since it keeps the relic of the two poets Dionysios Solomos and Andreas Kalvos, real national symbols.
 

In the museum there are local art handcrafts such as paintings of the XVIII and XIX century, carved pottery, sculptures and ancient musical instruments; the section dedicated to clothes and weapons of noble families of the last century is very well attended.
 

There are then many portraits dedicated to the most important people of the island and a collection of coats of arms.
The museum is open everyday from 9.00 to 14.00. For more info please call: 26950 28982.

THE MANSION OF THE ROMAS' FAMILY

This museum consist in the mansion of Alexander Roma that was President of the Greek Parliament and the creator of the "Greek Red Shirts" military unit with which he fought for the liberation of the city of Ioannina.
 

Roma remains one of the most characteristic and pure personalities of the modern Greek political and military history.
The mansion was built in 1660 by the Vice Consul of England in Zante, Robert John Geoffrey.
 

During the period of the "English Protection" (1816-64) the mansion was the seat of the English Resident of Zante and was known by local people as "Residenza".
The mansion was bought by Alexander Roma in 1880. Since then and until the Second World War became the seat of one of the two major political parties of the island (the Roman party).
 

The large and decorated rooms of the building, the libraries consisting of old and rare editions, as well as the large collection of family portraits, paintings, gravures, old weapons and various objects of art, reflect the needs, the expectations, the mentality and the way of living of the old zantiote aristocracy.
The mansion is located in Louka Karer street at number 19 not far from Solomos Square and the Town Hall. It's open everyday from 10.00 to 14.00 and from 19.00 to 21.00.
For more information please call: 26950 28381

The Greek Government has created a National Marine Park of Zakynthos to protect the rare species of Loggerhead Turtles - the Caretta Caretta. In the Greek island of Zakynthos most summertime activity is concentrated in several specific resorts around Zante island. The region of Vasilikos is one of the most natural and relaxed of these resorts around Zante.

The area of Vasilikos in the South eastern Peninsular of Zakynthos provides an idyllic, 'back to nature' retreat holiday in Zante, ideal for revitalising mind, body and soul. Whether travelling on flights to Zakynthos alone or with a group of friends, you'll find Zante island  provides a haven for transformation, inspiration and relaxation for Energyia holistic holiday retreats. A great place to retreat for yoga and holistic fitness to revitalize your energy.

 

 

Zakynthos is situated off the West Coast of Greece, and is the third largest of the Ionion Islands

Holistic retreats are a great way to enjoy a holiday in Zakynthos with retreat activities for yoga and fitness, with a little pampering by the edge of the sea

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:: The Zakynthian Diet
Food in Zakynthos is fresh and mainly organicThe Mediterranean diet in Zakynthos provides balanced nutrition - ideal for recharging energy and vitality when on retreat holidays with Energyia holistic activities. While on holiday in Zante you will enjoy eating in the local tavernas, where fresh organic food is readily available.

While filming Energyia Kinetics exercise programmes on the island of Zakynthos, the charm and friendliness of the people, the depth of their spirituality, and the quality of their mental outlook and hospitality, have been of tremendous inspiration.

Zakynthos has a settled population of around 35,000 inhabitants. The island of Zakynthos, also known as Zante is well organised and cared for. 

The quality of family life in Zante, so important to the people of Zakynthos, along with fabulous Mediterranean food and lifestyle patterns - have inspired my production of Zante Energyia Kinetic programmes.

I believe the community of Zakynthos proffers great examples, on many fronts, to benefit the wider world.

Energyia Holistic Holiday Retreat™ activities are taking place this summer in the region of Vasilikos, in a natural and verdant region of Zante island.